This is What Mbappé and Neymar Would Look Like If They Played in the 1970s

The 1970 FIFA World Cup in Mexico was 50 years ago and thanks to the official FIFA World Cup Twitter account (and some major Photoshop work), we have a comical image of what the Paris Saint-Germain duo would look like if they played for their respective nations.

I love everything about these images, especially Mbappé’s. The thick jersey, receding hairline, and mustache are just perfect. I get the impression just looking at the photo that this version of Mbappé could smoke a pack of cigarettes and then go bang in a hat-trick.

The Neymar version could be a little better. I feel like during his PSG career that we’ve seen this look from the Brazilian. I suppose since this was back in the 70s that this version of Neymar wouldn’t dive as much? I kid, I kid…

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